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Pepsi Center

Pepsi Center

Basketball Stadium, Stadium, and Music Venue · Auraria
1000 Chopper Cir (at Speer Blvd), Denver, CO 80204, United States
Hours:
Likely open (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Wed–Fri
    • 5:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Sat
    • Noon–9:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 5:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
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Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)

Pepsi Center is home to the NBA Denver Nuggets, NHL Colorado Avalanche and NLL Colorado Mammoth. It is also one of the largest and most state-of-the-art sports and entertainment venues in North America.

9.0/10

Based on 1,765 votes

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  • What you need to know
    Mel
    "Fun fact, on the club level your ticket will let you into any suite."(8 Tips)
    Grant B.
    "Great food and a good way to avoid arena prices for beer."(10 Tips)
    Jeremy N.
    "Go check out a Colorado Mammoth game they're a blast!"(3 Tips)
    Natalie
    "Fantastic views of the ice too, for hockey games."(3 Tips)
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  • Zech D.

    I love everything about the PEPSI CENTER the nuggie games the avs games and the mammoth are a real fun game to go watch if you've never done so. My girl and I love coming just wish I could go more : (

    Zech Dike · January 28, 2011
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  • Natalie

    Love the club level seats, they have a waitress that comes to you and takes your order. Fantastic views of the ice too, for hockey games.

    Natalie · October 21, 2015
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  • ESPN

    Head to the Grand Atrium and look up to see a crazy insane sports sculpture. Weighing 2,000 lbs, it hangs from the ceiling with upside down basketball players and right side up hockey players.

    ESPN · April 23, 2012
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  • Evan C.

    It may be helpful to encourage fans to be more active on this page. Creating incentives for fans to check in at games and post on this page could create more buzz and in turn increase ticket sales.

    Evan Cumpston · March 14, 2012
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  • Joel G.

    Right across the street from The University of Colorado, Denver. Home of the Nuggets and The Avalanche. The Pepsi Center is a really nice arena with an exciting atmosphere.

    Joel Gerrity · March 21, 2013
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  • Tim J.

    One of the best seats in the is right behind the goalies. Though that location in the Pepsi Center could cost you extra.

    Tim Jackson · September 29, 2013
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  • HISTORY

    The Pepsi Center, sometimes called "The Can," is the home of the Denver Nuggets,and the Colorado Avalanche, in addition to being a major concert venue.

    HISTORY · April 5, 2010
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  • Denver Nuggets

    Want to take some photos close to the court? Arrive early and head over to the guest relations kiosk outside of section 120 to be escorted down close. Only valid up until 20 minutes before tip-off.

    Denver Nuggets · January 15, 2013
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  • John M.

    Eat at nearby Brooklyn's Sports Bar before the game. Ticket office is on the south side of the arena. If you need help deciding which Seats to purchase for your next Nuggets game, check out Read more

    John Mann · September 5, 2014
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  • Chip T.

    The pepsi center could have been a great arena, but after visiting several others, this place is the worst to get into and get out of! Kroneke and is cheapskate attitude!!

    Chip Thomas · December 30, 2013
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  • Geoff W.

    If you are looking for great seats for Nuggets & Avs Check out Tiqiq.Com. We are an ticket aggregator that scans the secondary ticket market for the best deals!

    Geoff Warren · November 30, 2011
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  • Nick M.

    There are 233 pieces to the basketball floor – each weighing approximately 185 pounds. The total weight of the entire basketball floor is 41,625 pounds. (via pepsicenter.com)

    Nick Monroe · August 16, 2011
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  • Shawn H.

    When u feel sick and your coming to a nugs game go to jalepeno eats on the 2nd level and have the tamles with green pork chili.

    Shawn Horton · March 22, 2012
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  • Paige T.

    Nuggets fans, check out tickets in the 108 block... Around $30 and a great view with easy access to bathrooms and the exit.

    Paige Terlip · March 13, 2012
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  • Tariq A.

    Seats in upper 300-level are pretty small and tight. Get to game at least one hour pregame to get affordable parking close to venue.

    Tariq Ahmad · April 24, 2011
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  • 4sqBadge

    The Pepsi Center, is the home of the Denver Nuggets,and the Colorado Avalanche, in addition to being a major concert venue. Read more

    4sqBadge · February 4, 2012
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  • Grant B.

    Going to a game? Make sure you hit up Brooklyn's across the street. Great food and a good way to avoid arena prices for beer.

    Grant Beery · December 17, 2009
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  • Chad

    If you are on the club level and want to eat somewhat healthy food, the Mexican burrito stand uses whole wheat tortillas and brown rice

    Chad · February 3, 2010
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  • Jamie W.

    Students can get $7 tickets for select Nugget's games if they show up at noon on game day at the ticket window. Call First!

    Jamie Winger · March 13, 2012
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  • Mary M.

    Stands 148 and 379 our run by non-profits, buy your beer there and support local parents earning money for education for their children.

    Mary McKnabb · February 11, 2012
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  • Kenneth C.

    Huge arena with lots of expensive food and beverage huts! Restrooms are huge and the arena display is awesome

    Kenneth Corrêa · February 2, 2011
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  • Glenn H.

    Sign up for text alerts, get really cheap tickets, and use the text alert to upgrade your seats for cheap.

    Glenn Harris · December 2, 2014
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  • DV G.

    The NHL keeps a small refrigerator full of hockey pucks, located between the penalty boxes. This fridge contains 45 frozen pucks.

    DV Green🌀 · September 28, 2011
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  • Todd W.

    Not my favorite place for a concert. Much prefer Red Rocks. But the ushers and vendors are nice and efficient.

    Todd Weisrock · July 20, 2015
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  • Andy C.

    lemonade & vodka or Tennessee honey for $8.50 is your best cocktail option but where are they hiding all the great local CO whiskeys?

    Andy Callan · November 24, 2013
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  • Mel

    Fun fact, on the club level your ticket will let you into any suite. Double check you are in the right one.

    Mel · March 13, 2013
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  • Colorado Avalanche

    Challenge a friend to a game of hockey on the Nintendo Wii or catch up on scores or other sports action at the CenturyLink Lounge outside section 373.

    Colorado Avalanche · January 15, 2013
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  • Aimee E.

    Come to Section 126! We're at the Love Hope Strength table signing up people for the national bone marrow registry. Swab your cheek and save a life!!

    Aimee Elise · November 7, 2012
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  • Adrian S.

    When attending Denver Nuggets games at Pepsi center.. Make sure you dont sit down in your seats until the Nuggets score their first basket!

    Adrian Smith · May 12, 2012
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  • Denver Nuggets

    Head over to the CenturyLink Lounge outside section 373 to watch some HDTVs or challenge a friend to a game of basketball or Nintendo Wii.

    Denver Nuggets · January 15, 2013
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  • Shannon M.

    Free valet parking at Nuggets games if you drive a Kia! Just have to register in advance via the website

    Shannon McCorison · January 21, 2011
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  • Matthew L.

    If you don't leave quick enough after an event, they'll yell at you "get your stuff and leave now"

    Matthew Lopez · July 3, 2015
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  • Jon D.

    One of the nicer arenas out there. Check out the huge HD screen!

    Jon Darveau · November 7, 2015
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  • Nathan M.

    Flash seats give you a good option to upgrade your seats at a reasonable price.

    Nathan Mauldin · January 27, 2013
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  • Colorado Avalanche

    DYK you can go down any aisle pregame up until 20 minutes before puck drop to take photos close to the ice?

    Colorado Avalanche · January 15, 2013
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  • Jacob S.

    If your coming to watch Avalanche vs Redwings be prepared to be outnumbered by tons of Detroit fans, Go Wings!

    Jacob Snyder · April 6, 2013
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  • Shawn H.

    Never get a brat at the grill. There buns are gushy and it ruins the entire hot dog.

    Shawn Horton · April 22, 2012
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  • Ben L.

    Not a bad seat. Big building. Lots of food options, so walk around before deciding.

    Ben Lohmann · January 3, 2015
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  • Kevin B.

    Going in the side entrances can save a lot of time getting through security and to your seat.

    Kevin Burns · March 7, 2012
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  • Kendra

    The beer vendors carry a couple cans of Dales Pale Ale. Ask them for it.

    Kendra · May 7, 2012
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  • Dan R.

    Pepsi Center now has metal detectors. So remember to leave your pocket Knife in the car.

    Dan R · September 25, 2013
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  • Cooper S.

    Whether you're here for the Nuggets, Avalanche, a concert, or Monster Jam, you're sure to have a good time

    Cooper Smith · May 30, 2012
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  • Denver Nuggets

    Post for a photo as a Nuggets player at Pepsi Point by the Grand Atrium entrance on the main concourse!

    Denver Nuggets · January 15, 2013
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  • Beth

    The music is LOUD. Also beware the ship horn at goals. Wicked. But loud!

    Beth · December 28, 2014
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  • Denver Nuggets

    Looking for tickets to an upcoming game? Avoid lines at the box office by visiting our ticket sales booth behind section 140.

    Denver Nuggets · June 13, 2012
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  • Aimee E.

    Look for Love Hope Strength Foundation on level 1 to get on the national bone marrow donation registry. Help save a life!

    Aimee Elise · March 19, 2013
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  • Amy S.

    Want to eat well at the Pepsi Center? Try the Kaiser Permanente healthy picks-even burgers count if done right!

    Amy Smith · April 18, 2010
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  • Jose M.

    If you're looking for good beer on Club level the link place by section 248 has Dale's Pale Ale.

    Jose Mesa · December 2, 2010
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  • Hauke M.

    Im a big Nuggets fan. We have one of the best basketball arenas in the us....come and check it out!

    Hauke Marius · October 13, 2013
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  • Dawn H.

    Awkward regulation: they will only serve bottled water AFTER they remove the cap? Hint: bring your own aquafina bottle cap!

    Dawn Harry · January 3, 2012
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